Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
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Knox County Home Invasion
Date of News Release: 07/26/2011
(Boone Height, Ky) On July 26, 2011 at 12:17 am Post 10 responded to a home invasion located on Baker Road in the Boone Height community of Knox County. Post 10 received a call requesting a Trooper to respond to a residence in reference to an unknown subject breaking out a bedroom window and entering into the residence. The victim was awakened from sleep, however was able to gain control of the perpetrator and hold him down inside the residence until troopers arrived. The victim was not injured and the perpetrator was taken into custody by Kentucky State Police.
Jeffrey Allen Vaughn was taken to Knox County Detention Center and charged with Attempted Burglary 2nd degree. This case is still under investigation by TFC Dallas Eubanks. Also assisted at the scene was the Knox County Sheriff's Department.